2001 (Cross-Country): Served as team captain in her final season of cross-country, leading team to a 14th-place finish at the NCAA Championships ... ran in the first two meets of the season, going 18:32 for 5000m at the Sundodger Invitational ... ran 19:52 in the season-opening Emerald City Invitational. 2000-01: Ran at every distance from 800m to 3000m as well as the distance medley relay during the outdoor track campaign … the team’s third-best runner at 1500m, clocking a 4:42.32 at the Washington Preview to open the season … recorded best 800m time (2:18.31) at the Oregon Dual … only 3000m time of the season (10:32.06) came at the UC Davis Quad meet … a member of the distance medley relay team at the Drake Relays … during the indoor season, was third on the team in both the 800m and the mile … best half-mile time (2:17.45) came at the McDonald’s II Open meet in Idaho … registered her best mile of the season (5:15.53) at the McDonald’s Scoring meet the previous week … competed at the Mountain Pacific Championships in the 800m, placing 11th … ran a leg of the distance medley relay team that won the Early Bird Invitational title … also competed on the runner-up 4x800 team at the Jerry Martin Invitational ... finished third at the Emerald City Invitational during the cross-country season, placing second among Huskies with a career-best 18:20 for 5000m ... competed in seven of eight races for the squad including four 6000m races, three postseason ... placed 28th at the BYU Invitational, 30th at the Sundodger Invitational, and 89th at the Stanford Invitational ... in postseason action, was 52nd at the Pac-10 Championships, 94th at the West Regional and 247th at the NCAA meet ... earned Honorable Mention Academic All-Pac-10 honors. 1999-2000: On the track, placed 10th in the 1500m in 4:42.39 at the Pac-10 Championships ... ranked third among Husky milers with a best 1500m time of 4:35.01 ... was the team’s No. 2 runner in the 800m with a best time of 2:14.84 ... also competed in the 3000m event ... an honorable mention Academic All-Pac-10 selection for track and field ... indoors, ranked fourth on the squad in the 800m and mile ... posted 800m best of 2:19.25 at the McDonald’s Scoring Invitational ... placed third in the mile at the Vandal Invitational with a season-best mark of 5:08.30 ... competed in four meets during the 1999 cross-country season ... placed 10th at the Emerald City Invitational, 48th at the Sundodger Invitational, 120th at the Stanford Invitational and 72nd at the Wolverine Interregional. 1998-99: During track season, competed in the 800m, 1500m and 3000m events ... posted top 1500m mark of 4:46.23 in an 11th-place finish at the Washington Outdoor Classic ... notched 800m best at the SPU Invitational, taking ninth in 2:20.64 ... ran 10:52.14 for 3000m at the Washington Tri-Meet ... during the indoor season, competed solely in the mile ... top indoor mile mark of 5:32.91 earned 13th place at the Jerry Martin Invitational ... made an immediate impact during the 1998 cross country campaign, placing 37th at the Big Cross Invitational in the season debut ... ran in six meets, including two postseason events ... finished sixth on the team, 58th overall at the Pac-10 championships ... placed 105th in the NCAA West Regional race ... best finish was a 19th-place performance at the Cowboy Jamboree.
High School and Personal: Born Sept. 7, 1979 ... parents are Marilyn and Paul ... youngest of four siblings, Scott (31), Traci (27) and Steven (21) ... a four-year letterwinner at Boise High School under head coach Dave Mills ... claimed the state cross country title as a freshman ... also won the state 3200m title during her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... was the state 1600m champion as a senior ... posted prep-best track times of 2:18 (800m), 5:10 (1600m) and 10:59.7 (3200m) ... also excelled academically, earning Student of the Month honors.
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